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architectural associate

architectural associate

api(+) is looking for talented emerging architecture professionals seeking an opportunity to take their career to the next step and grow with our creative, award-winning team. At api(+) you will work with major national and international brands developing consumer-centric, retail-driven environments.

To succeed in this role applicants must be organized, creative, collaborative and independent, as well as eager to learn, take ownership of the role and earn more responsibility.


  • Work with project teams through all design phases from project assessment through completion of construction documents and construction administration
  • Collaborate with project team, clients, consultants, fabricators, vendors, contractors and governing agencies throughout project lifecycle
  • Develop, modify and review production drawings ensuring clarity and completeness
  • Learn and apply building codes and manage permitting process
  • Create renderings, 3D images and other presentation materials
  • Participate in client meetings and presentations
  • Manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines and ensuring client satisfaction


  • Organized, proactive, creative, collaborative, and independent
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Solid foundations in Revit, AutoCad, SketchUp, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and other digital design tools
  • 2-5 years of architecture experience in a professional setting
  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture from an accredited program, Master’s preferred
  • Experience coordinating with clients, consultants, contractors and peers
  • Candidates actively working toward licensure are preferred
  • Experience with retail, restaurant and shopping center projects is a plus

Ready to join an award-winning retail design team and produce great designs? Send your cover letter, resume and portfolio to Juliette Hunsicker at